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Ontario’s first tall wood institutional building is to be constructed on the George Brown College campus

July 27, 2017 George Brown College

TORONTO – Continuing its leadership in the evolution of green and sustainable building methods, George Brown College plans to construct the province’s first Tall Wood institutional building. The planned 12-storey, carbon neutral facility will be home to a Tall Wood Building Research Institute.

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Adera’s Virtuoso celebrates milestone at UBC’s Wesbrook Village

May 24, 2017 On-Site Magazine

VANCOUVER – Adera just celebrated the installation of its final mass timber panel at its Virtuoso project in UBC’s Wesbrook Village. The development is the first market condominium project built using mass timber in the form of CrossLam Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) panels

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B.C. invests $7.7 million to advance wood use and grow global markets

April 18, 2017 BC Gov News

The Government of British Columbia is investing $7.7 million to promote the use of B.C. wood, advance wood building systems and products, and expand global markets, Premier Christy Clark announced at the Council of Forest Industries annual convention today. Premier

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B.C. wood products’ contribution to reconstruction efforts in Japan

November 29, 2016 BC Gov News

Forestry Asia Trade Mission delegates viewed first-hand how British Columbia wood products are contributing to the socio-economic recovery of Japan’s Tohoku region that was devastated by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Mission delegates had the opportunity to visit the

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Construction of the tallest wood condo tower in North America officially begins

June 15, 2016 On-Site Magazine

A ground-breaking ceremony was held for the Origine green condo project on June 14th. It is set to become the tallest solid wood condo tower in North America. Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard and Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume both attended

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UBC builds 18-storey wood construction student residence

March 9, 2016 On-Site Magazine

World’s tallest wood structure ever built